Course Descriptions and Outlines


This course covers the study of metals and the effects of welding and heat treatments on them. Metallurgical terminology will be an important part of the course. Physical and mechanical properties of ferrous and nonferrous metals will be covered along with the classifications of different types of metals. The range of materials and their usefulness in particular applications will be discussed. Written tests will be completed in accordance with the American Welding Society (AWS) codes and standards. Prerequisites: Appropriate placement scores for Reading.

Credits: 1.00

Credit Breakdown: Lecture 1.00
Lab 0
On the job training n/a

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